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Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013

All but one veto is overridden

Last week, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors overrode all but one of Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele’s 39 vetoes in the 2014 budget, providing more oversight of the county’s behavior health downsizing process, raising questions abo...
Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012

Plus: Hero of the Week

 Recent medical breakthroughs have increased the life expectancy and quality of life for patients with HIV and AIDS, but the epidemic is far from over. New HIV infections in Wisconsin are up 19% this year, and those patients...
Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Plus Hero and Jerk of the Week

The ongoing crisis at the Milwaukee County Mental Health Complex is still coming to light and the revelations continue to be disturbing. The most recent state inspection found that the facilities endanger patient safety and need serious upgrades, patient records aren’t properly maintained and the food...

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